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The Falcoholic Nov 7, 2015

Falcons midseason grades, defensive edition

The Falcons' defense is far from a finished product, but it has been extremely impressive thus far in 2015. Defensive ends C+ Kroy Biermann has been solid, Adrian Clayborn has flashed (though he's admittedly playing some nickel defensive tackle, as well), Vic Beasley has been better than anticipated against the run even if he's not living up to his promise as a pass rusher just yet, and when O'Brien Schofield has mixed in at end he's fared pretty well. We'll be hoping for much more out of Beasley in the second half of the season, but there's upside here. Defensive tackles A- Stellar...

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